Aborted Suicide Attempt

A suicide attempt (with a sincere intent to die) terminated by the individual before incurring physical harm
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In one message Todd said he was in a 'dark place' and had 'destroyed himself' before an aborted suicide attempt two days before he was found dead.
Authorities say he had also slashed his wrists and stabbed himself at some point during his aborted suicide attempt.
During her enforced stay in the UAE her father died in what appeared to be an aborted suicide attempt last November.
Weiner, "The prevalence of aborted suicide attempts among psychiatric in-patients," Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, vol.